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Secretary Husted Announces Ballot Title for Issue 1, Write-In Candidates for Statewide Races

COLUMBUS – Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted today announced the ballot title for State Issue 1 and the list of valid Write-In candidates for the May 8 Primary Election ballot.
 
The title for State Issue 1, which deals with congressional redistricting, will read as follows:
 
“Creates a bipartisan, public process for drawing congressional districts”

The Issue will appear on the May Primary Election ballot.
 
Secretary Husted also announced the complete list of Write-In Candidates that will be on the May Primary Election Ballot. The filing deadline for Write-In Candidates was Monday, February 26 at 4:00 p.m.
 
Statewide Write-In Candidates for the May Primary Election include:

For Treasurer of State
Green Party
Paul Curry
 
For United States Senate
Green Party
Philena Irene Farley
Republican Party
Timothy A. Pinion

For more information on Write-In Candidates, check out our 2018 Ohio Candidate Requirement Guide.

Additional Information:
Ballot Board Approves Language for Issue Regarding Congressional Redistricting, Certifies Proposed Amendment As A Single Ballot Issue
Secretary Husted Announces Certified Statewide Candidates

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